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Upcoming Events

Nov 10

Between the Lines: Abraham Joshua Heschel: A Life of Radical Amazement

Online | Book Talks | Library Events

Join author and historian Julian E. Zelizer when he talks about his book, Abraham Joshua Heschel: A Life of Radical Amazement, which chronicles the life of Heschel as a symbol of the fight to make progressive Jewish values relevant in the secular world.

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Nov 15

If There Is No Bread, There Is No Torah: The Other Careers of the Talmudic Rabbis

Online | Online Learning | Perspectives on Work in Jewish Text and Tradition Series

If one cannot make a living learning Torah, how should we balance Torah with more mundane concerns? Dr. Rachel Rosenthal explores that question and more. Part of our series, “Six Days Shall You Labor”: Perspectives on Work in Jewish Text and Tradition.

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Nov 16

Between the Lines: The Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization Volume 1

Online | Book Talks | Library Events

Join editors Jeffrey H. Tigay, Alison L. Joseph, and Deborah Dash Moore when they talk about their book, The Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization Volume 1: Ancient Israel, from Its Beginnings through 332 BCE, which covers a period in history that witnessed the initial development of many phenomena that would come to define Jewish culture and civilization.

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Nov 17

Rabbinic Book Club: In Dialogue with the Scholar

Online | Online Learning

Rabbis: Join colleagues for this unique opportunity for in-depth conversation with Dr. Benjamin Sommer on his award-winning book, The Bodies of God and the World of Ancient Israel.

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Nov 22

Work and Social Responsibility: Balancing Financial Well-Being with Care for the Other

Online | Online Learning | Perspectives on Work in Jewish Text and Tradition Series

With Rabbi Eliezer Diamond. Part of our series, “Six Days Shall You Labor”: Perspectives on Work in Jewish Text and Tradition.

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